Author Archives: Andi

The Traverse

[singlepic id=212 w= h= float=center] Last week we went bouldering in Yosemite National Park. Well, my friend Cyril braved the cold and bouldered, while I took pictures. We had anticipated that it would be chilly, but we hadn’t expected to … Continue reading

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Spike

[singlepic id=210 w= h= float=center] We found out last week that the bay area can become quite cold at night.  The drop in temperatures turned the humidity in the air to small ice crystals and covered everything with a sparkly … Continue reading

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Trace

[singlepic id=208 w= h= float=center] Taken on the 4th of January at the Marin Headlands. The trace was produced by about 10 cars and a couple of bicycles going up and down on Conzelman Road over the period of 5 … Continue reading

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Vibrant Anticipation

[singlepic id=207 w= h= float=center] The Golden Gate Bridge and downtown San Francisco at sunset yesterday. When I watched the light change and I saw these warm colors, I realized how much I look forward to the summer with its … Continue reading

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Come and get me

[singlepic id=206 w= h= float=center] This shot is also from Pomponio State Beach and would not have happend without Pleuni pointing this boy out to me. Thanks a lot, my love! When the sun was setting, temperatures dropped below 45 ºF/7 ºC, … Continue reading

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Solid

[singlepic id=205 w= h= float=center] We celebrated the beginning of 2013 at Pomponio State Beach and were welcomed by a beautifully breezy surf and nice waves crashing into the rocks. I really enjoy being at the shore, and especially at … Continue reading

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2012

[singlepic id=51 w= h= float=center] Everybody seems to be doing it: the reflection on the past year. So, here is mine: 2012 has been an incredible year. I know, everybody seems to say so. Somehow we are better at remembering the … Continue reading

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Zuiderkerk

[singlepic id=203 w= h= float=center] Getting lost is a good thing, at least for me. Well, not if I have an urgent appointment, of course. If I have time, I enjoy taking the little paths and to explore the side … Continue reading

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Swoosh

[singlepic id=202 w= h= float=center] The level of protection from erosion that helm grass (Ammophila arenaria) provides for dunes is incredible. This European beachgrass is an invasive species in the United States, but in the Netherlands it is actively planted wherever … Continue reading

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Amsterdam

[singlepic id=200 w= h= float=center] The authors of the Amsterdam City Guide put it aptly: “When it comes to traffic, you might as well call Amsterdam the Rome of the north for its weaving, seemingly lawless mass of whizzing bicycles, … Continue reading

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